Queen of bebop

the musical lives of Sarah Vaughan
  • 419 Pages
  • 0.48 MB
  • 1006 Downloads
  • English
by
Jazz singers, Biography, African American
StatementElaine M. Hayes
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML420.V3 H39 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 419 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26926388M
ISBN 100062364685
ISBN 139780062364685
OCLC/WorldCa992118662

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QUEEN OF BEBOP THE MUSICAL LIVES OF SARAH VAUGHAN Her one-of-the-boys attitude earned her the nickname Sassy, and she was a lone female in the macho world of bebop, present at the creation as a teenager with Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, and Charlie Parker in Earl Hines’ band in Throughout the book, Doyle remains open and.

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Get this from a library. Queen of bebop: the musical lives of Sarah Vaughan. [Elaine M Hayes] -- An account of the life of the influential jazz singer and civil rights advocate shares insights into her contributions as an African-American artist, drawing on inside sources to discuss her creative.

While Queen of Bebop is a highly readable account that could prove to be valuable as a resource, it should not be considered the definitive word on Sarah Vaughan. A talent that great will certainly invite additional consideration.

Bob Porter’s book SOUL JAZZ: Jazz in the Black Community, was recently published by Xlibris. Washington Post Best Book of Amazon Editors' Top Pick of the Year. Amazon Best Humor and Entertainment Pick of the Year.

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Queen of Bebop: The Musical Lives of Sarah Vaughan By Elaine M. Hayes. Ecco/HarperCollins, Hardbound: $ Available in eBook and digital audiobook formats. This is the second biography of Sarah Vaughan (–), whose towering vocal talents took her to the top rung of the jazz ladder, beside Billie Holiday and Ella.

Queen of Bebop is a welcome and well-researched accounting of Vaughan's life story. It's also a testament to the singularity of her talent.

It's also a testament to the singularity of her talent. But perhaps the book's greatest accomplishment will be more ears on Vaughan's music.3/4(7).

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Hayes' new book traces the ups and downs of the singer known as the Queen of Bebop, from her great Town Hall debut in to the cheesy but profitable novelty songs that marred her legacy.Her life in music (and music was her life) is explored in the new book "Queen of BeBop-The Musical Lives of Sarah Vaughan" by Elaine M.

Hayes. Using a theme of "crossover," Hayes details the phases of Vaughan's career, from singing in church to the bebop big band of Billy Eckstine in the s, through her appearances with symphony orchestras.